Egyptian Hills Resort Embarks on a New Journey as Marion/Shawnee National Forest KOA Holiday

The Egyptian Hills Resort, a cherished destination nestled in the heart of Illinois’ breathtaking landscapes, is proud to announce its new identity as the Marion/Shawnee National Forest KOA Holiday. This transition marks a significant milestone in the resort’s history, reflecting its commitment to enhancing the camping experience for families, adventurers, and nature enthusiasts across the nation.

Located on the serene shores of Lake of Egypt, the newly rebranded Marion/Shawnee National Forest KOA Holiday is set to offer an unparalleled outdoor experience, combining the rustic charm of the Egyptian Hills Resort with the quality and reliability of the KOA (Kampgrounds of America) brand. This partnership aims to elevate guest experiences through upgraded amenities, enhanced services, and a wide array of recreational activities suitable for all ages.

New Features and Amenities

The Marion/Shawnee National Forest KOA Holiday will introduce a range of new features and amenities aimed at enhancing the camping experience for all guests:

  • Playground and Jump Zone: Perfect for families, these areas offer fun and safe environments for children to play and explore.
  • Water Park: The general public and guests will have access to our updated inflatable water park, adding a splash of excitement.
  • Laundry Facilities: For the convenience of our guests, state-of-the-art laundry facilities will be available on-site.
  • Upgraded Restrooms and Showers: We have renovated our restrooms and showers to provide clean, modern facilities for our campers.
  • KampK9® Dog Park: Recognizing that pets are part of the family, our dedicated dog park ensures that your furry friends can enjoy their vacation too.
  • Updated General Store: Our general store has been updated to provide a wider selection of supplies, refreshments, firewood, and souvenirs.
  • And More: These additions are just the beginning. Guests can look forward to an array of amenities designed to make their stay comfortable, enjoyable, and memorable.

With these enhancements, the Marion/Shawnee National Forest KOA Holiday is committed to providing an exceptional outdoor lodging experience that caters to the needs and preferences of all our guests. Whether you’re seeking adventure or relaxation, our resort is equipped to make your stay a remarkable one.

A Bright Future Ahead

This transformation represents not just a change in name but our deepened commitment to providing exceptional outdoor experiences. We are thrilled to join the KOA family and look forward to welcoming guests to our beautiful resort, where memories are made, and adventures await.

The Marion/Shawnee National Forest KOA Holiday is now accepting reservations for the upcoming season. Guests can look forward to the same warm hospitality, breathtaking scenery, and a host of new and improved amenities that make camping here an unforgettable experience.

For more information, to make a reservation, or to inquire about event hosting and activities, please call (618) 751-4556.

About KOA

Kampgrounds of America (KOA) is the world’s largest system of open-to-the-public campgrounds with over 500 locations across North America. Known for its high standards, diverse offerings, and family-friendly environments, KOA is dedicated to ensuring that the great outdoors are accessible to everyone.